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IP/Entertainment Law Weekly Case Update for Motion Picture Studios and Television Networks - Cariou v. Prince, USDC S.D. New York, March 18, 2011

By Jonathan Zavin of the firm Loeb & Loeb LLP Click here for a copy of the full decision. Court holds that defendant's use of plaintiff's photographs to create "appropriation art" is not a fair use because it does not comment on the original photographs and is not transformative;...

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP: The Studious Studio - Business Practices for Artists

By Christine Steiner The recent troubles of Knoedler Gallery, now airing in the press and later, presumably, in the courtroom, may shed some light on certain art world concerns - due diligence, gallery sale practices, sophisticated fakes/forgeries, and problems with authenticity in the market. This...